Would you like to create shortened URLs without using third-party services?

This plugin uses the component redirect to create shortened URLs to make them easier to share.

The links will be in the form domainname.tld/abcd.

Version 3.8

Multilanguage websites

The links will be in the form domainname.tld/language/abcd

If you use the plug-in System - Language Filter with the option Remove URL Language Code set to Yes

the links in the default language will be in the form domainname.tld/abcd

Options

The length of the shortened url.

Version 3.8

Show the shortlink link tag <link rel="shortlink" href="/"> when viewing articles.

Download

Short URL for Content 3.5.0.57

Short URL for Content 3.8.0.1

Requirements

The option Global configuration > SEO Settings > Search Engine Friendly URLs must be set to Yes.

The plug-in System - Redirect must be enabled.

Note for version 3.5

In a multilanguage site, if you use the plug-in System - Language Filter, you have to set the option Remove URL Language Code to Yes.